Chiba Lotte Marines vs Hiroshima Carp @ Mazda Stadium - 18:00
Attendance: 19576 | Series tied, 1-1-0 | Time: 2:58
Potential Starters: Yoshihisa Naruse (LOT) 6-4, 3.28 - Kenta Maeda (HIR) 7-2, 1.59
Hitting (LOB: 6, DPs in: 3rd, 8th)
|(SS)||Nishioka, Tsuyoshi||1-for-2||1: 1B, 3: BB (BrO), 5: SO, 8: BB|
|(3B)||Imae, Toshiaki||2-for-3||1: S1, 3: 2B, 6: 1B, 8: DP|
|(2B)||Iguchi, Tadahito||0-for-3||1: SO, 3: F8, 6: BB, 8: G6|
|(1B)||Kim, Tae-Kyun||0-for-3||1: BB, 4: SO, 6: F4, 9: G1|
|(LF)||Omatsu, Shoitsu||0-for-4||1: F8, 4: F7, 6: G4, 9: G4|
|(RF)||Omura, Saburo||0-for-4||2: G3, 4: SO, 6: F9, 9: SO|
|(CF)||Kiyota, Ikuhiro||0-for-3||2: f2, 5: G5, 7: G5|
|(C)||Satozaki, Tomoya||1-for-2||2: SO, 5: 1B|
|PH-C||Kanazawa, Takeshi||0-for-1||7: SO|
|(P)||Naruse, Yoshihisa||0-for-1||3: G1, 5: S1|
|PH||Nemoto, Shunichi||0-for-1||7: G4|
|Naruse, Yoshihisa, L||6||104||22||20||4||0||7||0||0||1||1||0||2||2||3.263|
Hitting (LOB: 3, DP: 0)
|(2B)||Higashide, Akihiro||3-for-4, 1 R, 1 RBI||1: F8, 3: 1B (SB), 6: 1B (SB), 8: 1B|
|(SS)||Soyogi, Eishin||0-for-4||1: SO, 3: SO, 6: G5, 8: G6|
|(RF)||Hirose, Jun||1-for-4, 1 RBI||1: F6, 4: G4, 6: 1B, 8: F8|
|(1B)||Kurihara, Kenta||1-for-3, 1 R||2: 1B, 4: F8, 6: SO|
|(CF)||Akamatsu, Masato||0-for-2||2: S1, 4: SO, 7: G5|
|(3B)||Kokubo, Tetsuya||0-for-2, 1 RBI||2: S8, 5: F4, 7: F8|
|(LF)||Mukae, Yuichiro||0-for-3||2: SO, 5: F9, 7: F8|
|(C)||Ishihara, Yoshiyuki||1-for-3, 1 R||3: f3, 5: SO, 8: 1B|
|(P)||Maeda, Kenta||0-for-2||3: G1, 6: SO|
|PH||Kimura, Shogo||0-for-0||8: S1|
|Maeda, Kenta, W||8||138||30||24||4||0||6||4||0||2||1||0||0||0||1.448|
|Yokoyama, Ryuji, S||1||10||3||3||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1.929|
Bottom of the 2nd - 1 run, 1 hit
Naruse on the mound for Lotte
Kurihara hits a single to left, advances to second on a wild pitch, and moves up to third on a sac bunt by Akamatsu. Kokubo hits a sac fly to center. Mukae strikes out looking.
Bottom of the 6th - 1 run, 2 hits
Naruse on the mound for Lotte
K. Maeda strikes out swinging. Higashide hits a single to center and steals second. Soyogi grounds out to third, runner on third. Hirose hits an RBI infield single, runner on first. Kurihara strikes out swinging.
Bottom of the 8th - 1 run, 2 hits
Yamada on the mound for Lotte
Ishihara hits a single to left. Kimura, pinch-hitting for K. Maeda, hits a sac bunt, runner advances to third. Higashide hits an RBI single to right, runner on first. Soyogi grounds out to short, runner on second. Hirose flies out to center.
Top of the 1st
Nishioka hits a single to left and advances to second on a sac bunt by Imae. Iguchi strikes out swinging. Kim walks, runners on first and second. Omatsu flies out to center.
Top of the 3rd
Naruse grounds out to the pitcher. Nishioka walks. Imae hits a double to right, runners on second and third. Iguchi flies out to center and Nishioka is caught off third for a double play.
Bottom of the 3rd
Ishihara fouls out to first. K. Maeda grounds out to the pitcher. Higashide hits a single to left and steals second. Soyogi strikes out looking.
Top of the 5th
Kiyota grounds out to third. Satozaki hits a single to center, advances to second on a sac bunt by Naruse, and moves up to third on a wild pitch. Nishioka strikes out swinging.
Top of the 6th
Imae hits a single to right. Iguchi walks, runners on first and second. Kim flies out to second. Omatsu grounds out to second, runners on first and third. Saburo flies out to right.
The Carp snapped a 2-game losing streak and are now 9 game under 500. ... The Marines are 3-2 over their last and are now 10 games above 500. They have no been shutout twice in a span of three days. ... K. Maeda (HIR) won his third consecutive start and improved to 8-2. Yokoyama (HIR) saved his second game of the year. ... Naruse (LOT) took the loss for Lotte and is now 6-5. By not giving up a home run tonight, Naruse stopped a streak of 5 straight games of allowing a home run.